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Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
14 - 18 April 2019
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The leading sensing, imaging + photonics technologies event

SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing 2019 in Baltimore

It was a great week
SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing is the leading conference on sensors, infrared technology, laser systems, spectral imaging, radar, LIDAR, and more. This is the #1 sensing, imaging, and photonics technologies event for defense and commercial applications.

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26-30 April 2020

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2019 Symposium Chairs

Ruth Moser

Ruth Moser
Director of the Sensors Directorate, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)

Jay Kumler

Jay Kumler
President, JENOPTIK Optical Systems, LLC (USA)

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